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Synonyms for economize

cut back

Synonyms

  • cut back
  • save
  • save money
  • be sparing
  • cut costs
  • be economical
  • scrimp
  • scrimp and save
  • retrench
  • be frugal
  • make economies
  • cut expenditure
  • tighten your belt
  • be on a shoestring
  • draw in your horns
  • husband your resources

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Synonyms for economize

to use without wasting

Synonyms for economize

use cautiously and frugally

spend sparingly, avoid the waste of

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So with fingers numb I removed the excess ice off the box with the scraper out of my car and slid it into the oven, proud that I had economised for dinner.
Surely if the county council had economised on unnecessary purchases in 40 years, the money would be found.